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Fighting the Darkness of Alzheimer’s on the Longest Day

By |2021-06-21T14:47:34-05:00June 21st, 2021|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

The summer solstice - it’s the day with the most light… the longest day. On June 20th, people from around the world marked the occasion by shining a light on Alzheimer’s. They are honoring those living with the disease and their caregivers, for whom every day is the longest day. Did you know: More [...]

Congratulations HCAN Chairman, Robert Stidham – Global Franchise Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree

By |2021-06-03T15:19:06-05:00June 3rd, 2021|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Lifetime achievement awards don't come around very often - that's why Robert Stidham is so grateful for this season of his life. Stidham, HCAN’s Board Chairman, has been recognized with the 2021 Global Franchise “Contribution to International Franchising” Lifetime Achievement Award for his efforts to empower entrepreneurs and help them reach their business goals. [...]

New Survey Results Show Senior Living Providers Can Successfully Compete with Home Care Agencies

By |2021-05-25T12:14:27-05:00May 25th, 2021|Categories: Franchise, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

New Survey Results Regarding Home Care Agencies Can senior living providers compete with traditional home care agencies like Home Instead and Right at Home? According to a new survey, the answer is a resounding YES. The HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN) recently conducted a survey. This survey was of more than 200 women age 45+ [...]

Celebrating Older Americans Month

By |2021-06-03T15:15:41-05:00May 18th, 2021|Categories: Franchise, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

All of us at HCAN are proud to join in celebrating Older Americans Month. While recognizing the important contributions seniors make in our communities. Older Americans Month Administration for Community Living (ACL) leads Older Americans Month. Communities of Strength is this year's celebration theme. This is certainly appropriate given the challenges that came with [...]

Professional Caregiving Can be Your Encore Career

By |2021-05-12T19:01:21-05:00May 12th, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , |

Are you one of the almost 4 million people who retired prematurely because of the COVID-19 pandemic? Have you considered becoming a professional caregiver? According to a new report from the Alliance for Lifetime Income, the pandemic has accelerated early retirements. With nearly half (47 percent) of recent retirees reporting they left their jobs [...]

Congratulations Global Franchise Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree, HCAN Chairman Robert Stidham

By |2021-05-05T20:35:24-05:00May 5th, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , |

Lifetime achievement awards don't come around very often - that's why Robert Stidham is so grateful for this season of his life. Stidham, HCAN’s Board Chairman, has been recognized with the 2021 Global Franchise “Contribution to International Franchising” Lifetime Achievement Award for his efforts to empower entrepreneurs and help them reach their business goals. [...]

Fueled by Compassion, Omaha Franchise Owners Provide Exceptional Care

By |2021-05-02T17:14:11-05:00May 2nd, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

For Omaha natives Juli and Ryan Gray, the decision to purchase an HCAN franchise was more of a calling than a business decision. “I so value older people,” Juli said. “I am very close to my grandma and always adored my great grandparents. I grew up cherishing their stories, history, and wisdom. My experience [...]

HCAN’s Senior Living Franchise Option Offers a Better Way

By |2021-04-21T15:39:37-05:00April 21st, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We started the HomeCare Advocacy Network with the intention of disrupting both the home care and senior living industries, because we know there’s a better way. And we’re not alone. As long-term care expert David Grabowski explains in this Home Health Care News podcast, home health care, community-based care, and skilled nursing CAN and, [...]

Seven Needs of a Home Care Employee

By |2021-04-21T15:34:45-05:00March 31st, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , |

At the Home Care Advocacy Network, we know caregiving is not just a job - it’s a calling. Because it takes extraordinary people to do the job, finding and then keeping qualified employees is critical to a company’s success. To help with retention, many companies pursue data-driven models, which is important. However, because this [...]

Surviving the Pandemic – Growing Your Business Without Adding Brick and Mortar

By |2021-04-21T15:34:52-05:00March 22nd, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , |

To say it’s been a tough year for senior living providers would be an understatement. According to new data from Argentum, a leading national senior living association senior living providers have lost more than $15.4 billion because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to record low occupancy rates, providers have incurred significant losses as [...]